Rockeology: Old Yellow
There’s never been a guitar like this. Thousands of people played it, from a Beatle to Hall of Famers to Weekend Warriors. Learn more about one of rock’s coolest artifacts.
Scotty Moore: A Founding Father of Modern Guitar
He played alongside a legend, but Scotty Moore’s work on the guitar was also legendary. Here we look at the artist and his contribution to rock music.
Let Vinnie Explain: “The Hendrix Chord”
“Purple Haze” is iconic. The ingredients of “the Hendrix Chord” are magical for reasons that pro musician Vinnie DeMasi breaks down for us.
So, Mr. Dylan, What Did You Do This Year?
Many were surprised when Bob Dylan took home the Nobel Prize for Literature in October. Some authors took it in stride via the…
When Dylan Plugged in and Changed Everything (Or Not)
For Dylan, “going electric” was less a radical departure than a return to his own rock and roll origins.